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Grading the Mud Hens

If you asked Chris Shelton to give his Toledo teammates a grade on their performance this season he'd give them a "B". A generous grade given Shelton is the most critical voice in the Mud Hens locker room. The first one to hit the weight room after every game and the last one to leave, Shelton is also the most fault-finding on his own performance.

The anchor of the infield and the clubhouse, Shelton is determined to increase his batting production and help the ‘Hens to a worthier grade. "Sometimes we're a little inconsistent, we go out and win a bunch of games, and then we have stints where we keep losing," Shelton said. "I guess every team goes through that, but there are times with us where we will score 15 runs one game and then only...

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